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RFC 6968

"FCAST: Object Delivery for the Asynchronous Layered Coding (ALC) and NACK-Oriented Reliable Multicast (NORM) Protocols", July 2013

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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Authors:
V. Roca
B. Adamson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
rmt (tsv)

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Abstract

This document introduces the FCAST reliable object (e.g., file) delivery application. It is designed to operate either on top of the underlying Asynchronous Layered Coding (ALC) / Layered Coding Transport (LCT) reliable multicast transport protocol or the NACK-Oriented Reliable Multicast (NORM) transport protocol.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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